U S Railroad News 2010-09-22 04:00:00

Rail Traffic Begins to Slow But Still Improved Seeking Alpha If businesses expect improving business conditions, then rail traffic will show an increase. Over the past two recessions, rail traffic signified a …

CSX to make quarterly earnings call Examiner.com CSX Corp. said yesterday it will release third-quarter 2010 financial and operating results on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 after the market closes. …

CORP readies rail switching yard NRToday.com CORP borrowed a 1950 passenger rail car, the Columbine, from Union Pacific to take about 60 city and county officials, economic development staff members …

Second Amtrak Cascades train to BC in jeopardy Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)A second daily Amtrak Cascades train between Portland and Vancouver, BC, may have to be canceled because the Canadian government wants the Washington state …

CSX attains highest industrial firm score from Carbon Disclosure ProjectProgressive Rail RoadingCSX Corp. recently received a score of 91 in the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) 2010 S&P 500 Report, the highest score for an industrial company, …

Railinc RailSightâ„¢ Delivers Secure, Real-Time, On-Demand Trace DataBusiness Wire (press release)Over the last 10 years, RailSight has delivered fully-integrated railcar location message data for the leading TMS applications used in the rail logistics …

Canadian Pacific to issue $350M debt for pension BusinessWeekBy AP Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. said on Monday a subsidiary will issue $350 million in notes to make payments toward a pension plan. …

Public Belt Railroad board, down to just four members, won’t meet this weekNOLA.comWith the beleaguered New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Commission down to just four members, Mayor Mitch Landrieu has postponed Thursday’s scheduled board …

Tulare County seeks to stop rail removal Visalia Times-DeltaThe Tulare County Counsel’s Office sent a cease-and-desist letter to the San Joaquin Valley Railroad after tracks were removed at a number of railroad …

Historic steam engine visits Boise KTVBThe Union Pacific Railroad’s Steam Locomotive No. 844 is in town. It’s part of UP’s Portland Rose Heritage Tour. The locomotive will be on display Monday …

Colebrookdale Spur construction means detour for drivers in Boyertown PA Boyertown Berk Montgomery NewspapersCounty commissioners have hired Amtrac Railroad Contractors of … The 8.6-mile Colebrookdale Spur is a short line running between Pottstown and Boyertown.

Council requires dinner train to have a disabled accessible car Columbia Missourian Weber and Central States President Mark Vaughn wrote a letter to the city dated Monday, saying the expense of creating a vintage rail car that complies with …